UPCOMING

Seattle Opera
Ariadne auf Naxos, 2015 (Assistant Stage Director)
Semele, 2015 (Assistant Stage Director)
Tosca, 2015 (Assistant Stage Director)
Don Giovanni, 2014 (Assistant Stage Director)
Les contes d'Hoffmann, 2014 (Assistant Stage Director)

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
The Turn of the Screw‡, 2014

Green Mountain Opera Festival
Director of the Emerging Artist Program, 2014
The Rape of Lucretia∂, 2014
Gala Concert‡, 2014
Emerging Artist Showcase‡, 2014

Hubbard Hall Opera Theatre
Le Nozze di Figaro, 2014

 

DIRECTOR

Green Mountain Opera Festival
Gala Concert‡, 2013
Emerging Artist Showcase‡, 2013

Gulf Coast Symphony (FL)
La Traviata, 2013

Center City Opera Theater
La Traviata, 2013

Satan's Bride
,
workshop production, 2013
Recipe for Opera§, 2012
A Woman in Morocco, libretto reading for new opera by Daron Hagen and Barbara Grecki, 2012 (composer's website)

Tulsa Opera
L’Elisir d’Amore§∂, 2011
L’Elisir d’Amore
§∂, 2010

Palm Beach Opera
Orfeo ed Euridice
∂, 2010

Opera in the Ozarks
Carmen, 2010

Franco-American Vocal Academy in Salzburg
Don Giovanni, 2013
Le nozze di Figaro, 2012

Sarah and Ernest Butler Opera Center, The University of Texas at Austin
Susannah∞, 2008 - NOA Opera Production Winner (more info)
Les contes d’Hoffmann*, 2007
Orpheus in the Underworld, 2007
Don Giovanni
*, 2006
Die Fledermaus*, 2006

Martha-Ellen Tye Opera Theatre, The University of Iowa
The Turn of the Screw∞,
 2012 - NOA Opera Production, 2nd Place (more info); Winner, The American Prize (more info)
Roméo et Juliette, 2012
Euridice (Peri), 2011

Sam Houston State University
Dido and Aeneas, 2010
A Game of Chance, 2009
A Question of Taste, 2009
A Hand of Bridge,2009

Chautauqua Opera, Apprentice Artist Operalogue Scenes Program
The Magic Flute
†, 2011
Luisa Miller†, 2011
The Cunning Little Vixen†, 2008
The Elixir of Love
†, 2007
Carmen†, 2007

Chautauqua Opera, Studio Artist Opera Scenes Program
Les contes d’Hoffmann*, 2011
La Rondine*, 2011
A Little Night Music*, 2011
Hamlet*, 2011
Werther*, 2011
Six Characters in Search of an Author*, 2008
Werther*, 2008
The Taming of the Shrew*, 2008
Albert Herring*, 2008
Les contes d’Hoffmann*, 2008
Ariadne auf Naxos
*, 2007
The Crucible*, 2007
L’Amico Fritz*, 2007
A Midsummer Night’s Dream*, 2007
La Bohème*, 2007
Così fan tutte*, 2007

Central City Opera, Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Artists Training Program, Opera a la Carte
The Tender Land*, 2009
Giulio Cesare*, 2009
Le nozze di Figaro*, 2009
Don Giovanni*, 2009
Così fan tutte*, 2009

Druid City Opera Workshop Scenes Program, The University of Alabama
Falstaff 
*, 2012
The Rape of Lucretia*, 2012
Mignon*, 2012
Der Rosenkavalier*, 2012
Don Giovanni*, 2012
Falstaff*, 2011
Little Women*, 2011
Fidelio*, 2011
La Bohème*, 2011


ASSISTANT DIRECTOR

Seattle Opera
The Consul (Peter Kazaras, Director), 2014
Rigoletto (Linda Brovsky, Director), 2014

New York City Opera
The Turn of the Screw
(Sam Buntrock, Director), 2013

Green Mountain Opera Festival
Don Giovanni (James Darrah, Director), 2013
Albert Herring (James Darrah, Director), 2013

Florida Grand Opera
Don Giovanni
(John Pascoe, Director/Sara Erde, Choreographer), 2011

Chautauqua Opera
The Magic Flute (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2011
Luisa Miller (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2011
Così fan tutte (2nd) (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2008
Operatic Animals‡, Chautauqua Opera and Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2008
The Cunning Little Vixen (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2008
La Traviata (2nd) (A. Scott Parry, Director), 2008
Street Scene (Jay Lesenger, Director) Chautauqua Opera (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2007
Carmen (John Kramar, Director), 2007
Werther (2nd) (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2007
Once Upon a Mattress (Jay Lesenger, Director), 2007

Michigan Opera Theatre
The Mikado (Michael Scarola, Director/Dan Knechtges, Choreographer), 2010

Central City Opera
A Little Night Music (Ken Cazan, Director), 2009

Tulsa Opera
L’Elisir d’Amore (Michael Scarola, Director), 2009
Hänsel and Gretel (Tara Faircloth, Director), 2009
La Bohème (Stanley M. Garner, Director), 2008

Department of Theatre and Dance, The University of Texas at Austin

Big Love
(play) (Fran Dorn, Director), 2008

Sarah and Ernest Butler Opera Center, The University of Texas at Austin
The Turn of the Screw (Robert DeSimone, Director), 2007
Chansons de Bilitis, Claude Debussy International Congress, Butler Opera Center (Robert DeSimone, Director), 2006
L’enfant Prodigue, Claude Debussy International Congress, Butler Opera Center (Robert DeSimone, Director), 2006
La Chute de la Maison Usher, Claude Debussy International Congress, Butler Opera Center (Robert DeSimone, Director), 2006


CHOREOGRAPHER

Tulsa Opera
L’Elisir d’Amore, Soldier’s Rifle Routine (Michael Scarola, Director), 2009


CREATOR/WRITER/LIBRETTIST

TBD
TBA (a new operatic project, an opera in 3 acts), Librettist, 2013-present

Center City Opera Theater
Recipe for Opera, Writer, 2012-13

Tulsa Opera
L’Elisir d’Amore, Adaptation and English Dialogue, 2010 and 2011

 

PRODUCER

Broadway Master Class Series
An Evening with Andrew Lippa, New York, NY, 2005

 

PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS (AS A SINGER)

Il barbiere di Siviglia (Figaro), Minnesota Opera (tour), 2001
Il barbiere di Siviglia (Figaro - cover), Chautauqua Opera, 2000
ll barbiere di Siviglia (Fiorello), Chautauqua Opera, 2000
Ariadne auf Naxos (Harlekin - cover), Chautauqua Opera, 2000
Street Scene (Harry Easter - cover), Chautuaqua Opera, 2000
An Evening of Opera Highlights (Featured Soloist), Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra, 2000
An Evening of Opera Pops (Featured Soloist), Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra, 2000
Don Giovanni  (Masetto), Lake George Opera Festival, 1999
Pied Piper of Hamelin (premiere)  (Pied Piper), Virginia Opera, 1998
Traveling (Richard Gordon, arr.) (Featured Soloist), Chautauqua Opera Cabaret, 1996

 

AWARDS

Winner, The American Price in Opera Performance for 2013
The Turn of the Screw, Martha-Ellen Tye Opera Theatre, The University of Iowa, 2012 (click here for more info)

Second Place, National Opera Production's Opera Production Competition for 2011-2012
The Turn of the Screw, Martha-Ellen Tye Opera Theatre, The University of Iowa, 2012 (click here for more info)

Winner, National Opera Production's Opera Production Competition for 2007-2008
Susannah, Butler Opera Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008 (click here for more info)


∞Award Winning
*Scene performed as part of a larger program
†Scenes performed as part of a lecture series
‡Staged concert
§Tour
∂Young Artist performance